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Frank PAGE

Regimental number484
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationCivil servant
AddressState Farm, Roma, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation24
Next of kinFather, Horace John Page, Boreen Street, Lake Cootharaba via Pomona, Queensland
Enlistment date26 August 1914
Rank on enlistmentLance Corporal
Unit name9th Battalion, D Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/26/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board Transport A5 Omrah on 24 September 1914
Regimental number from Nominal RollCommissioned
Rank from Nominal RollCaptain
Unit from Nominal Roll9th Battalion
Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Mention in Despatches


'Consistent good work and excellent services at Pozieres.'
Recommendation date: 6 October 1916

Military Cross


'Continuous services and devotion to dutyas Adjutant of the Battalion.'
Recommendation date: 7 March 1917"

FateDied of wounds 29 October 1917
Age at death from cemetery records27
Place of burialCalais Southern Cemetery (Plot B, Row Officers, Grave No. 14), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
57
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Horace and Elizaeth PAGE, Doreen Point, Via Pomona, Queensland
Medals

Military Medal


Source: 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 62
Date: 19 April 1917

Military Cross


Source: 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 169
Date: 4 October 1917

Other detailsMedals: Military Cross, Military Medal, 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

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